Mechanical Fitter

Location : Waterlooville, Hampshire, England
Job Ref : EY63
Consultant : Emily Y James
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £32k per year


EY63 Mechanical Fitter

Location: Waterlooville

Salary: £32,000 +Benefits


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Mechanical Fitter on behalf of one of our clients.

As a member of our multi-skilled and mobile site team, you will be responsible for the on-site installation, testing and sign off of our projects. You will be enthusiastic and keen to solve problems and assist in the delivery of our projects in a manner that exceeds our customers’ expectations and ensures that our work adheres to the Company’s management systems including all occupational health and safety (OH&S), environmental and quality policies and requirements.

Our client strongly encourages applications from ex-military personnel however, all candidates will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carry out mechanical installation and refurbishment works on existing water company sites in accordance with the project requirements and programme
  • Work on client sites across the region – you will be required to work away from home and stay overnight during the week subject to the project location and in accordance with the project needs
  • Work outside and on sites that convey sewage as well as drinking water and comply with the necessary hygiene standards
  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously if required
  • Specify job requirements and the parts / equipment / materials needed as well as compile survey reports for quotation purposes
  • Work in the company workshops as required
  • Read, understand and follow risk assessments and method statements
  • Inspect, survey, identify faults, carry out works and test mechanical systems
  • Complete required paperwork for each project and compile reports to demonstrate installation and testing work has been carried out successfully accurately and timely
  • Utilise design drawings and manufacturer’s installation manuals to complete assigned projects
  • Ensure the quality of your work on site is completed right first time and to company standards
  • Observe and comply with all good working practices
  • Capable of working at heights and in confined spaces in industrial environments

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Qualified mechanical fitter NVQ or City and Guilds level 3
  • CSCS card
  • To be accountable to yourself and your co-workers and take responsibility for the health and safety of yourself and all others under your control
  • To work as part of a team and to cooperate with other staff / trades
  • Positive attitude with flexible approach
  • Valid UK driving licence

Location: Waterlooville

Salary: £32,000 + Benefits

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